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De Luca, Christine

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 5,116
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,835
Ratio of total words to unique words - 2.788
Tagged as SHD (Shetland) dialect.
Top ten most common words - da, a, o, an, he, hit, ta, wis, i, wi,

List of texts in corpus

Grottie-Buckie and Tirli-Wirli
Shetland Times (2021-06-19 ) in Shetland dialect, categorised as weans (622 words)
Swiet Haar
Abersee Press (2017-11-12 ) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (1,442 words)
Soondscapes
Shetland For Wirds (2015) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (99 words)

Love in a Caald Climate
Shetland For Wirds (01-04-2010) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (72 words)

Gaet-markers
Shetland For Wirds (2010) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (142 words)

Dodie's Phenomenal Pheesic
Shetland For Wirds (2008) in Shetland dialect, categorised as weans (937 words)

Thule Revisited
Shetland For Wirds (2007) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (235 words)

Paes Eggs
Shetland For Wirds (2002) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (116 words)

St Ninian's Isle
Shetland For Wirds (2002) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (260 words)

Lallans 58 - seiven poems bi Christine de Luca
Lallans Magazine (2001-03 ) in Shetland dialect, categorised as poetry (1,191 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
da2925707.58
a2174241.59
o1522971.07
an1272482.41
he841641.91
hit731426.9
ta691348.71
wis621211.88
i521016.42
wi521016.42
in51996.87
his50977.33
at41801.41
is37723.22
wir35684.13
for34664.58
dey34664.58
fae31605.94
aa29566.85
tae28547.3
on27527.76
but27527.76
we24469.12
der23449.57
fur22430.02
dem22430.02
or22430.02
as22430.02
if20390.93
apö20390.93
up19371.38
oot19371.38
peerie19371.38
een18351.84
wirds17332.29
wid17332.29
s17332.29
dat16312.74
man16312.74
shö15293.2
du15293.2
dodie15293.2
him15293.2
can14273.65
owre14273.65
said14273.65
no13254.1
her12234.56
gud12234.56
lik12234.56
sun12234.56
bi12234.56
aboot12234.56
muckle12234.56
could12234.56
back11215.01
mair11215.01
hits11215.01
mi11215.01
dy11215.01
dis11215.01
wye11215.01
whit11215.01
dan11215.01
hed11215.01
pan11215.01
inta11215.01
wan10195.47
be10195.47
hit's10195.47
apön10195.47
aathin10195.47
noo9175.92
see9175.92
trowe9175.92
bottle9175.92
time9175.92
doon9175.92
nor9175.92
still8156.37
granny8156.37
sae8156.37
naethin8156.37
dee8156.37
lang8156.37
göd8156.37
hae8156.37
some8156.37
nivver8156.37
laand8156.37
aald7136.83
awa7136.83
day7136.83
ain7136.83
bairns7136.83
you7136.83
anidder7136.83
whin7136.83
fan7136.83
afore7136.83
whaar7136.83
caa7136.83
hadd7136.83
jöst7136.83
ll7136.83
cam7136.83
sea7136.83
mak7136.83
hale7136.83
fine6117.28
voe6117.28
kent6117.28
neist6117.28
ee6117.28
aff6117.28
raised6117.28
med6117.28
ed6117.28
nae6117.28
tidder6117.28
we'd6117.28
sam6117.28
weel6117.28
pooder6117.28
haand6117.28
a'm6117.28
very6117.28
things6117.28
makkin6117.28
rin6117.28
soonds6117.28
laek6117.28
every6117.28
tinny6117.28
foo6117.28
twa6117.28
haert6117.28
tak6117.28
tagidder6117.28
grottie-buckie6117.28
play597.73
new597.73
shetland597.73
he's597.73
whan597.73
laekit597.73
wirld597.73
place597.73
d597.73
far597.73
keep597.73
maybe597.73
kinda597.73
alang597.73
box597.73
wha597.73
wind597.73
wird597.73
haem597.73
little597.73
the597.73
broon597.73
tink597.73
athin597.73
while597.73
yet478.19
ahint478.19
nedder478.19
soond478.19
aroond478.19
fock478.19
even478.19
grizel478.19
freend478.19
only478.19
fysh478.19
banks478.19
bit478.19
canna478.19
icy478.19
of478.19
maet478.19
me478.19
door478.19
stuff478.19
names478.19
languages478.19
poem478.19
gien478.19
himsel478.19
hill478.19
licht478.19
wrat478.19
hoy478.19
teeth478.19
lifts478.19
turn478.19
took478.19
ony478.19
nort478.19
gyo478.19
grieve358.64
froad358.64
colours358.64
airm358.64
airms358.64
white358.64
say358.64
shön358.64
slip358.64
auld358.64
hair358.64
moarnin358.64
norn358.64
face358.64
jacket358.64
kep358.64
left358.64
scoopit358.64
moose358.64
line358.64
dug358.64
shaa358.64
aerosol358.64
black358.64
couldna358.64
wyes358.64
browt358.64
whalsa358.64
bön358.64
to358.64
spaek358.64
tongue358.64
tirli-wirli358.64
stons358.64
safe358.64
naebody358.64
different358.64
dere358.64
nicht358.64
best358.64
pictir358.64
till358.64
red358.64
late358.64
graet358.64
fairly358.64
micht358.64
seein358.64
waeled358.64
flooers358.64
roond358.64
ivery358.64
birds358.64
dark358.64
fornenst358.64
waas358.64
lift358.64
mind358.64
tocht358.64
memory358.64
ithin358.64
hear358.64
ill358.64
ir358.64
fire358.64
green358.64
coarn358.64
fences358.64
bring358.64
heevens358.64
runes358.64
your358.64
wisna358.64
dat's358.64
again358.64
maistlins358.64
beach358.64
did358.64
side358.64
plunkit358.64
pass358.64
has358.64
kens358.64
maks358.64
felt358.64
pheesic358.64
hoose358.64
here358.64
fit358.64
first358.64
fin358.64
sprit239.09
watch239.09
linga239.09
boats239.09
preened239.09
flicht239.09
toons239.09
rigs239.09
kale239.09
gied239.09
eence239.09
air239.09
isle239.09
ninian239.09
hame239.09
someen239.09
men239.09
ayre239.09
lettin239.09
hidmost239.09
geng239.09
haands239.09
care239.09
egg239.09
paes239.09
warm239.09
nordern239.09
shurley239.09
stert239.09
demsels239.09
seekin239.09
lost239.09
gaet239.09
ask239.09
clarity239.09
boannie239.09
culture239.09
sheerlin239.09
feet239.09
watter239.09
sicht239.09
dance239.09
haerts239.09
and239.09
dips239.09
steekit239.09
kind239.09
uncan239.09
daek239.09
language239.09
meenit239.09
plays239.09
read239.09
crawford239.09
conn239.09
sense239.09
rowe239.09
feelings239.09
cup239.09
meant239.09
hearts239.09
enyoch239.09
win239.09
mooth239.09
hüld239.09
shapit239.09
canada239.09
ithoot239.09
doot239.09
seeven239.09
rain239.09
hulters239.09
ocean239.09
waves239.09
war239.09
scapa239.09
sooth239.09
epic239.09
let239.09
pilgrimage239.09
saga239.09
shuttle239.09
macdiarmid's239.09
days239.09
bed239.09
at's239.09
trapple239.09
plain239.09
sailin239.09
queer239.09
blink239.09
poems239.09
near239.09
folk239.09
sowt239.09
name239.09
hidmist239.09
barely239.09
hitsel239.09
kishie239.09
wark239.09
loss239.09
atoms239.09
isles239.09
cut239.09
havera239.09
blugga239.09
hap239.09
dön239.09
numbers239.09
redd239.09
hovel239.09
voar239.09
sheetin239.09
head239.09
fiddle239.09
weet239.09
winter239.09
shared239.09
laid239.09
help239.09
yarn239.09
share239.09
nane239.09
caa'd239.09
lane239.09
winder239.09
set239.09
he'd239.09
dey'd239.09
smile239.09
hail239.09
prammed239.09
turned239.09
rose239.09
oppen239.09
deadly239.09
luik239.09
draem239.09
broos239.09
showed239.09
mirlin239.09
aert239.09
wings239.09
sud239.09
glansin239.09
dangerously239.09
munch's239.09
scream239.09
art239.09
written239.09
wild239.09
hearin239.09
lugs239.09
storm239.09
glisters239.09
bides239.09
rowed239.09
preens239.09
shaep239.09
richt239.09
wirkit239.09
with239.09
grottie-buckie's239.09
argue239.09
not239.09
taks239.09
olympic239.09
story239.09
maist239.09
varg239.09
believe239.09
half239.09
whedder239.09
oorie239.09
faider239.09
gie239.09
horrid239.09
winna239.09
emptied239.09
wrocht239.09
lock239.09
tongues239.09
labelled239.09
spray239.09
spaekin239.09
idder239.09
room239.09
keepit239.09
wife239.09
speecial239.09
medicine239.09
gaer239.09
pressed239.09
braaly239.09
disna239.09
bedroom239.09
skelfs239.09
staandin239.09
gin239.09
clean239.09
luikin239.09
automatic239.09
but-end239.09
tippit239.09
teethpaest239.09
bathroom239.09
want239.09
aerosols239.09
broo239.09
sing239.09
my239.09
pooed239.09
fingers239.09
eftir239.09
markit239.09
less239.09
sauce239.09
faas239.09
239.09
jar239.09
laeves239.09
flÖr239.09
tap239.09
brichten239.09
perfect239.09
skelf239.09
bird239.09
balled239.09
somethin239.09
biggit239.09